NEW RECORDS OF TWO SPECIES OF GNATHIID ISOPODS, PARAGNATHIA FORMICA (HESSE, 1864) AND GNATHIA MAXILLARIS (MONTAGU, 1804) (ISOPODA, GNATHIIDAE) FROM THE BLACK SEA


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Kopuz U., KIRKIM F. , AĞIRBAŞ E., GÖZLER A. M.

CRUSTACEANA, vol.84, no.14, pp.1719-1725, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 84 Issue: 14
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1163/156854011x607088
  • Title of Journal : CRUSTACEANA
  • Page Numbers: pp.1719-1725

Abstract

During fieldwork on the southeastern Black Sea coast, in October 2009, two gnathiid isopods were found in their free-living stage, Paragnathia formica (Hesse, 1864) and Gnathia maxillaris (Montagu, 1804). These species are herein reported from the Black Sea for the first time.